Posts tagged with ‘Aging’

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1/4/21 FAITHFULNESS IS GOD’S REQUIREMENT; FRUITFULNESS IS HIS REWARD

by Barry Lovett

“The righteous…shall still bear fruit in old age.” Psalm 92:12,14. Too often, those who have had long life feel sidelined when they reach their later years.  Psalm 92 reminds us that no matter how old we are, we can have a fresh and fruitful life.  No matter how old we get, we can still be young at […]

10/7/20 IN THE TWINKLING OF AN EYE…WE SHALL ALL BE CHANGED

by Barry Lovett

“We shall be like Him, for we shall see Him as He is.” I John 3:2. For those of us who live into old age, the breakdown of our bodies is inevitable. Memory loss and confusion may occur, but when believers receive their glorified bodies at the resurrection, they will be perfect.  Even more important, in […]

6/19/20 AS LIFE’S SHADOWS LENGTHEN, THOUGHTS OF GOD SHOULD DEEPEN

by Barry Lovett

“I am already being poured out as a drink offering, and the time of my departure is at hand.” II Timothy 4:6. The apostle Paul had a deep longing for is heavenly home in his final days on earth.  His thoughts turned toward heaven and the warm welcome he would receive from the Lord. Although he […]

5/1/20 IN THE TWINKLING OF AN EYE…WE SHALL BE CHANGED

by Barry Lovett

“Jesus, the author and finisher of our faith…” Hebrews 12:2. The bodies we now posses are prone to aging, physical decline, and ultimately death.  But the resurrection of Jesus Christ holds within it the promise of a new supernatural body raised in glory.  As life takes its course in the aging process, we have the hope of […]

3/4/20 TO ADD YEARS TO YOUR LIFE, SUBTRACT BAD HABITS AND MULTIPLY GOOD DEEDS

by Barry Lovett

“Honor your father and your mother, that your days may be long upon the land.” Exodus 20:12. The Bible has something to say about how to have a long life.  It admonishes children to honor their parents. This states a general principle that obedience fosters self-discipline, which in turn brings stability and longevity in one’s life.  Of […]